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Minimix 33

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  • After releasing on their respective solo albums, Horan and Alex returned to the electronica genre with DJ Clazzi. Clazziquai Project released its fourth album, Mucho Punk, on July 14. A slight variation of the album was released at the beginning of this month in Japan under the title Mucho Musica. They will perform on Mnet Countdown on July 23 and live at Seongnam ARt Center on August 21 and 22.
  • SBS will broadcast a special program for its weekend hit Brilliant Legacy on Monday, August 3. Kang Ho Dong – Lee Seung Gi’s close colleague and show fan (refer to the fourth point in Minimix 29) – will be host the program and give viewers a glimpse behind the scenes. Lee Seung Gi, Han Hyo Joo, Bae Soo Bin, Moon Chae Won, and other cast members will participate in filming the special on July 30.

    Brilliant Legacy

    Brilliant Legacy

  • Joo Jin Mo, Kim Beom, Son Dam Bi, Choi Yeo Jin and the rest of the cast and crew of SBS drama Dream kicked things off with a ceremony on July 15 at Ilsan Production Center.
    Kim Beom with Son Dam Bi, Joo Jin Mo, Choi Yeo Jin in background

    Kim Beom with Son Dam Bi, Joo Jin Mo, Choi Yeo Jin in background

    The other lead cast member is Park Sang Won (Hateful But Once Again) as CEO Kang Kyung Tak. Julien Kang, Marcos Benjamin Lee, Hyun Woo, and Chung Lim have minor roles as Flower Fighters 101 (Double F 101) – a group of good-looking martial artists. Dream is scheduled to premiere on July 27 on SBS following Ja Myung Go‘s early exit.

    Son Dam Bi, Joo Jin Mo, Kim Beom

    Son Dam Bi, Joo Jin Mo, Kim Beom

  • Actress Kim Sung Eun (Returned Earthen Bowl) and athlete Jung Jo Gook (FC Seoul) will hold their wedding at 6pm on December 11 at Walkerhill W Hotel’s Vista Hall. The two are approaching their one year anniversary, having been introduced to each other by friends last July. Both are in their mid-twenties, with Kim being several months older than Jung.

    Jung Jo Gook, Kim Sung Eun

    Jung Jo Gook, Kim Sung Eun

  • Mother, starring Kim Hye Ja and Won Bin, has been invited to have its North American premiere at the 34th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September. The TIFF describes it as “a unique noir thriller that digs into the secrecy surrounding a terrible murder and the mystery of a mother’s primal love for her son” and praises director Bong Joon Ho.

    Mother - poster

    Mother

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Photofix 68

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In magazines:

  • Bong Joon Ho and Won Bin – the director and star of Mother, respectively – shoot and pose for Vogue
    KP’s note: We didn’t put up Bazaar‘s photos of Won Bin because lots of others blogs have already.
Bong Joon Ho & Won Bin in Vogue (6/09)

Bong Joon Ho & Won Bin in Vogue (6/09)

Won Bin & Bong Joon Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Won Bin & Bong Joon Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Bong Joon Ho & Won Bin in Vogue (6/09)

Bong Joon Ho & Won Bin in Vogue (6/09)

  • Han Hye Jin goes underwater – despite not knowing how to swim – for InStyle
Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

Han Hye Jin in InStyle (6/09)

  • Lee Min Ho goes to Europe – London, England to be specific – for the first time on a shoot for Vogue
Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

Lee Min Ho in Vogue (6/09)

  • Choi Gang Hee models st. a in a Vogue shoot with a bohemian rhapsody concept
Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Choi Gang Hee in Vogue (6/09)

Written by KP

May 21, 2009 at 3:30 pm